1. I wish to do PGPM / MBA program at IBS? Where is this program offered? What is the Admission Process?

PGPM program is offered at 6 IBS campuses i.e. IBS Ahmedabad, IBS Bangalore, IBS Gurgaon, IBS Kolkata, IBS Mumbai & IBS Pune.

MBA Program is offered at 2 IBS campuses i.e. IBS Dehradun & IBS Jaipur

All candidates may apply through scores from 2017 onwards of IBSAT, CAT, NMAT by GMAC, GMAT, SNAP, XAT, MAT, CMAT, CET (Maharashtra) and any other State Level Tests.

The students who are shortlisted will be called for selection process which will be conducted at 8 IBS campuses on April 04-05, 2020.

2.Where do I purchase the application form (PGPM 2020 Bulletin)?

Application form (PGPM 2020 Bulletin) may be purchased either through Online or Offline mode as follows. The cost of the application form (PGPM Bulletin) is Rs 1800.



  • Offline Applications are available at IBS Marketing Branches – For nearest branches you may visit the website
  • On purchase of application form you will receive a scratch card containing application number and password.

3. What is the procedure after the purchase of Application Form (PGPM 2020 Bulletin)?

  • Candidates have to download the instructions for filling the online application form. The application guidelines are available on the link
  • Candidates have to log in with application number as login id and password using the link and fill the application form.
  • For Offline applicants, the application number and the password are available on the scratch card.
  • For Online applicants, upon successful payment (Rs.1800), candidates will receive a mail giving details of application number and password.
  • PGPM 2020 Bulletin will be dispatched to the candidates in the month of March 2020 on verification of the score card submitted by them.

4. Where can I get information on Programs and Admission Process of IBS?

The details are available on the website

On filling the online application, you will receive a copy of the PGPM bulletin containing all the details about the institution, programs and processes. It will be sent in the month of March 2020..

5. Is there any management quota of seats available?

There is no management quota or NRI quota.


Schedule for Admissions 2020:

Selection Process Dates New dates will be announced soon
Selection Process Venue At 8 IBS campuses i.e IBS Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Gurgaon, Kolkata, Mumbai, Pune, Dehradun, & Jaipur.




What does the selection process comprises of?

The selection process comprises of the following stages:

  • Registration
  • Briefing
  • Group Discussion
  • Personal interview

When is the selection process conducted?

Selection process will be conducted at 8 IBS campuses i.e. IBS Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Gurgaon, Kolkata, Mumbai, Pune, Dehradun & Jaipur from April 04-05, 2020..

Is there any weightage for work experience in the selection process?

There is no weightage for work experience in the selection process. However, during the Personal Interview the panel members assess the candidate taking into consideration all the factors like work experience, etc.

What are the weightages for different components in selection process?

The weightage allotted to different components in the selection process are as follows.

What’s the role of personal interview in the selection process?

The personal interview is the final stage in the selection process. The questions during the interview will focus on assessing the attitude, aptitude and aspirations of the applicant. The interview panel will also evaluate the candidate’s general knowledge, communication skills, clarity of thought and expression and aptitude for a career in management.

What’s the role of group discussion in the selection process?

In the group discussion a topic will be announced to a group of 8 – 10 candidates. The candidates will be given 15 minutes for the group discussion. After discussion each candidate will be given an opportunity to summarize his/her opinion in a minute. The group discussion aims to evaluate the candidate’s expression, initiative communication, analytical skills and behaviour in group.

What is registration?

All the candidates have to report and register for the selection process between 7.00am – 8:30 am at IBS-Hyderabad campus on the selection process day allotted to them. On reporting at the selection process venue the applicants have to complete certain formalities like:

Submission of documents:

  1. Application Form 2020 (duly filled in with Photo affixed)
  2. Self-attested Xerox copies of mark sheets and certificates of 10th, 12th, Graduation & Post Graduation (if applicable).
  3. You may also carry the selection process call letter and print out of online confirmation page along with a photo id proof.

    Candidates who submit the above documents will be registered and issued a Selection Process admit card which gives the details of events for the day.

    The admit card should be retained by the candidates till they leave the campus.


What is the fee structure for the programs at IBS?

  • In addition, students have to pay Rs.10,000 as refundable Caution Deposit with the first installment of Tuition Fee.

Will the students be provided with the Laptops?

No, Laptops are not provided to students. The students are expected to bring their own Laptops when reporting at the campus.


Is there any scholarship offered at IBS?

ICFAI Business School (IBS) offers various types of Scholarships to students. The details are given below:

  1. Merit Scholarships

    IBS Offers Campus Merit Scholarships in the form of concession in the Program Fee payable to students. The scholarships are awarded on the basis of GPA secured in Semester-I, Semester-II and Semester-III. The scholarship for the performance in Semester-I and II shall be adjusted in 3rd and 4th installments of Program Fee and the scholarship for the performance in Semester III shall be disbursed during Semester-IV by way of a Cheque

    The scholarship amount in each category of GPA is fixed. If more number of students falls in a particular category, the fixed available amount will be distributed equally among the students eligible in that particular category.

  2. Domicile Scholarship for IBS Dehradun and IBS Jaipur:

    IBS Dehradun and IBS Jaipur offer Domicile Scholarship of Rs.50,000/- exclusively to the students belonging to the states of Uttarakhand and Rajasthan respectively. The scholarship amount will be adjusted equally in 5 installments of program fee.

    The students have to produce respective domicile certificate from the Tahsildar / MRO / Municipality Office. The complete details will be given in student handbook.

  3. Past Academic Record Scholarship for IBS Dehradun & IBS Jaipur:

    IBS Dehradun and IBS Jaipur offer scholarship based on past academic record in Graduation. The scholarship amount awarded will be adjusted equally in 5 installments of program fee. The details are given below:



Regular classes for MBA and PGPM program will commence on May 18, 2020 at all IBS campuses.


Is hostel accommodation available for the students?

Hostel Accommodation (AC & NON-AC Rooms) is available at IBS Jaipur. The Accommodation & mess charges have to be borne by the students. However, hostel accommodation on the campus is optional.

Hostel facility is not available at other IBS campuses. However the campus administration will assist the students in getting a suitable off campus accommodation nearby the respective campus. The living expenses in these cities vary from Rs 10,000 – Rs 15,000 per month.


Is there any financial assistance for IBS Programs?

The students are required to approach the Banks in their home town for Educational loan facility. The maximum loan amount provided by the bank is Rs.10 Lakhs for programs in India. The loan amount will be disbursed by the bank as per the fee schedule.

The list of banks where the students have availed educational loans in the past are:

Private Sector Banks & Financial Institutions

  • HDFC Bank>
  • Axis Bank
  • ICICI Bank Ltd
  • Eduvanz Financing Pvt. Ltd
  • AVANSE Financial Services Pvt. Ltd
  • Auxilo Finserve Private Ltd.

Public Sector Banks

IBS has entered into MOUs with the following financial institutions:
Credila Financial Services (An HDFC Ltd. Company)
AVANSE Financial Services Pvt. Ltd.
Auxilo Finserve Pvt. Ltd.

In cases of any queries or assistance with bank loans you may contact:

Financial Aid Cell
Tel: 040-23440963 / 62 / 61/ 60
Toll Free No: 1800 425 55 66 77

What is Bridge Loan Facility?

IBS offers a Bridge loan to students admitted into the programs in India till they receive the sanction and disbursement of an educational loan from a bank. Students are required to pay the admission fee by the specified date from their own resources. The Bridge loan facility is available for the first installment of program fee and not for any subsequent installments due on future dates.

Under the bridge loan facility, IBS will accepts 1st installment of Program fee in partial payments by way of one Demand Draft and three cheques in equally distributed amounts. IBS students may utilize this facility until the sanction of bank loan. The details will be provided in the Selection Letter.


Placements (Class of 2019)

The Placements for the Class of 2019 have been completed.


In case of queries on PGPM / MBA program whom do I contact?

For any queries on IBSAT2019, you may contact on the following address, email and telephone numbers:
Admissions Officer
IBS Admissions Office
Plot No. 65,Ground Floor,
Nagarjuna Hills, Punjagutta
Hyderabad – 500 082, Telangana, India.
Phone : + 91–40–2344 0963 / 62 / 61 / 60
Toll Free No : 1800 425 55 66 77
E-mail :